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A neighbourhood book policy for India

I’ll be eagerly watching developments on this.

Union Minister for Human Resource Development (HRD) Kapil Sibal has mooted that there be a neighbourhood book policy in the country.

According to Sibal, the aim should be that in the manner of neighbourhood schools, there should be neighbourhood libraries and reading rooms. He gave this suggestion to the Task Force that has prepared the Draft National Book Promotion Policy while speaking at a Round Table held to discuss the policy.

Read the full story here.

Thanks to Leo @ Cinnamon Teal Publishing for the lead.

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